Two people were injured Wednesday morning, when their car crashed and flipped over as they were fleeing police officers who fired shots when the suspects allegedly tried to run them over.
An 18-year-old woman and a 24-year-old man were standing on a sidewalk near 85th Street and Exchange Avenue when a light-colored vehicle stopped by them, and someone inside fired shots.
Dwayne Timberlake, 22, was charged with first-degree murder for allegedly shooting and killing 24-year-old Princess Cole Streeter near the intersection of 75th Street and Exchange Avenue in the early hours of Feb. 5, 2011
The woman, believed to be in her 20s, walked into Advocate Trinity Hospital shortly after 9:30 p.m. She was not cooperating with police but did say she was shot in the 8100 block of South Exchange Avenue.
Two men were killed and at least 17 others were wounded in gun violence across the city since early Saturday — including seven shootings concentrated in a span of just three hours.
Two men were killed and at least six other people were wounded in gun violence across the city since early Saturday. Seven of the shootings took place in the span of about three hours.
Men were shot and killed overnight in separate incidents in the South Chicago and Englewood neighborhoods.
It was a violent night across Chicago overnight, with at least seven people shot and wounded from the South Chicago to River North.
Police are searching for two men who are responsible for four armed robberies in the South Shore neighborhood over the past six weeks.
At least 14 people were shot and wounded and two men are dead following a series of shootings during an eight-hour span throughout the city late Saturday and early Sunday.